Members and Collaborators

Joyce B Farah, MD

Joyce B Farah, MD
Appointed 07/01/01
2058 Upstate Health Care Center
90 Presidential Plaza
Syracuse, NY 13202
315 464-3833

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Dermatology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Cancer Research Institute

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: SUNY Buffalo, 2007, Chief Resident, Dermatology
  • Residency: SUNY Buffalo, 2006, Dermatology
  • Fellowship: Roswell Park Cancer Institute, 2004, Photodynamic Therapy
  • Post Graduate Training: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2002, Internal Medicine
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2001

Clinical Interests

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    Dr. Farah is an expert in Photodynamic therapy - state of the art procedures for the treatment of pre-cancers and skin cancers.

Research Interests

  • Dr. Farah is responsible for overseeing clinical research trials pertaining to the field of dermatology.

Specialties & Certification

  • Dermatology
  • Photodynamic Therapy
  • Mohs Microscopic Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Blisters
  • Bowens Disease
  • Bullous Pemphigoid
  • Burns (Severe)
  • Cellulitis
  • Chickenpox
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cyst
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE)
  • Drug Eruptions
  • Eczema (Severe)
  • Erythema
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Granuloma Annulare
  • Grover's Disease
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair Loss in Women
  • Herpes Simplex
  • Hives
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Hypopigmentation
  • Impetigo
  • Itching
  • Keloid
  • Lentigo
  • Lice
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lichen Simplex Chronicus
  • Lipoma
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Melasma
  • Nervous System Vascular Lesions
  • Nevus
  • Onychomycosis (Fungal Nail Infection)
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Poison Ivy, Sumac, and Oak
  • Psoriasis
  • Purpura
  • Rashes in Adults
  • Rashes in Infants
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  • Rosacea
  • Roseola in Children
  • Scabies
  • Scaling
  • Scars
  • Scleroderma
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Conditions
  • Skin Tags
  • Skin or Soft Tissue Abscess
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosis (SLE)
  • Tinea
  • Ulcers
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Allergy Tests
  • Cryotherapy
  • Dermoscopy
  • Electrodessication and Curettage
  • Hair Loss Treatments
  • Intralesional Injections
  • KOH (Potassium Hydroxide) Preparation
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Photodynamic Therapy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Care and Reconstruction
  • Skin Excisions
  • Skin Graft and Flaps
  • Skin Incision and Drainage
  • Steroid Injections
  • Wound Care
  • Wound and Tissue Cultures

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
  • Crouse Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Publications

Link to PubMed External Icon (Opens new window. Close the PubMed window to return to this page.)

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/farahj
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/farahj

Emeritus Faculty

Syracuse University

Cornell University

  • Hening Lin, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Chemistry
  • Eloy Rodriguez, Ph.D. External Icon
    James A Perkins Professor
    Department of Plant Biology

Clarkson University

SUNY Binghamton University

SUNY Buffalo State College

SUNY ESF

SUNY Downstate University

Wadsworth Center

Technion—Israel Institute of Technology

  • Yuval Shaked, Ph.D.
    Senior Lecturer
    Molecular Pharmacology

Veterans Hospital, Syracuse

  • William Marx, DO, FACS
    Chief of Staff
    Veterans Hospital

School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, SUNY University at Buffalo

Other Organizations

  • Ben-Zion Levi, Ph.D. External Icon
    Professor, Faculty Dean
    Department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering
    Technion—Israel Institute of Technology
    Haifa, Israel
  • Cheng-Chang Lu, Ph.D.
    National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • Tak-Wah Wong, Ph.D.
    National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • Li-Wha Wu, Ph.D.
    National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan